Difference between revisions of "Bent County, Colorado Genealogy"

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1870 from Pueblo County. Part of Greenwood County was added in 1874.
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'''1870--'''Bent County was created 11 February 1870 from Pueblo and Greenwood Counties. '''County seat:''' Las Animas <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205252&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Bent&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog for this county.]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205252&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Bent&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
 
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Bent_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Bent_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 17:10, 13 October 2008

United States  > Colorado > Bent County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1870--Bent County was created 11 February 1870 from Pueblo and Greenwood Counties. County seat: Las Animas [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the Bent County Divorce Records for the period 1907 to 1919 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).